Contact Us

The Special Events and Protocol team is here to assist with all your event planning needs. You don’t need to host a major event to contract our services. We also answer quick questions through email, phone, or consultations ranging from a vendor recommendation to full-scale planning.
SEP team with the wreck

Meet the team

Serena Wallace

Institute Event Manager
Phone: 404.385.3426​

Event Responsibilities

  • Commencement
  • Faculty and Staff Honors Celebration
  • Institute Address
  • Ivan Allen Jr. Prize for Social Courage
  • Graduate Welcome

Areas of Expertise

  • Annual events
  • Campus resources and venues
  • Event Coordinators' Network
  • Event management
  • Captioning

Jillian Cruser

Senior Institute Event Coordinator
Phone: 404.894.7613

Event Responsibilities

  • New Student Convocation
  • Student Honors Celebration
  • Retirement Dinner
  • When the Whistle Blows
  • President's Graduation Celebration

Areas of Expertise

  • Consultation
  • Campus resources and venues
  • Event management

Grace Morgan

Student Assistant
events@comm.gatech.edu
Phone: 404.385.2638

Event Responsibilities

  • Commencement communications
  • Guest Services
  • Student Honors Celebration

Areas of Expertise

  • Customer service
  • Campaign design
  • Volunteer management

Sofia Vainikos

Student Assistant
events@comm.gatech.edu
Phone: 404.385.2638

Event Responsibilities

  • Commencement communications
  • Student Honors Celebration
  • Guest services

Areas of Expertise

  • Information management
  • Customer service
  • Volunteer management